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Vanessa Williams, Cicely Tyson & Blair Underwood Will Bring The Trip to Bountiful to the L.A. Stage

Vanessa Williams, Cicely Tyson & Blair Underwood Will Bring The Trip to Bountiful to the L.A. Stage

A family reunion out west! According to the Los Angeles Times, Vanessa Williams and Cicely Tyson will reprise their performances as Jessie Mae Watts and Carrie Watts, respectively, in the L.A. production of Horton Foote’s The Trip to Bountiful at the Ahmanson Theatre. Williams, who is currently heating up the Cotton Club stage in Broadway’s After Midnight ...

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Mama's Coming Home! Get a Sneak Peek of Cicely Tyson & Vanessa Williams in Lifetime’s The Trip To Bountiful

Mama's Coming Home! Get a Sneak Peek of Cicely Tyson & Vanessa Williams in Lifetime’s The Trip To Bountiful

Before you see Vanessa Williams jazz it up in After Midnight this spring, see her on the small screen alongside Tony winner Cicely Tyson in the new Lifetime TV adaptation of Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountiful. Williams and Tyson reprise their roles of Jessie Mae Watts and Carrie Watts, respectively, in the new televised adaptation of the 2013 ...

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Lifetime's TV Remake of The Trip to Bountiful Puts on the Brakes, Pushes Back Air Date

Lifetime's TV Remake of The Trip to Bountiful Puts on the Brakes, Pushes Back Air Date

Good things come to those who wait—we guess! The air date of the small screen adaptation of The Trip to Bountiful, starring Tony winner Cicely Tyson and Vanessa Williams reprising their roles from the recent Broadway revival alongside new cast members Blair Underwood and Keke Palmer, has been pushed back. Helmed by Michael Wilson, who also directed the stage ...

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Blair Underwood & Keke Palmer Join Cicely Tyson & Vanessa Williams in The Trip to Bountiful TV Remake

Blair Underwood & Keke Palmer Join Cicely Tyson & Vanessa Williams in The Trip to Bountiful TV Remake

Next stop, BountifulBlair Underwood and Keke Palmer are on tap to appear in the Lifetime TV remake of The Trip to Bountiful, alongside previously announced Tony winner and Oscar nominee Cicely Tyson and Tony nominee Vanessa Williams. Tyson and Williams recently starred in the Broadway revival of Horton Foote’s celebrated drama, and will reprise the roles of Carrie ...

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Vanessa Williams Welcomes Tyson Chandler, Mary Wilson & More Backstage at The Trip to Bountiful

Vanessa Williams Welcomes Tyson Chandler, Mary Wilson & More Backstage at The Trip to Bountiful
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What a Bountiful bunch! Stage, screen and sports stars flocked to the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on April 18 to catch the new revival of The Trip to Bountiful, starring Cicely TysonCuba Gooding Jr. and Vanessa Williams. New York Knicks player Tyson Chandler, Supremes alum Mary Wilson, stage and screen favorite Blair Underwood and Broadway vet Norm Lewis were all ...

Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Blair Underwood & More Set for Caribbean Film Adaptation of Macbeth

Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Blair Underwood & More Set for Caribbean Film Adaptation of Macbeth

Something wicked this way comes…to Jamaica! Broadway alums Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Blair Underwood and Harry Lennix will join screen star Evan Ross in a new, Caribbean-set film adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, according to Indiewire.com. The new movie, titled Macbett, will be directed by Aleta Chappelle, the first African-American woman ever to direct a film version of ...

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A Streetcar Named Desire Cancels Broadway Extension; West End Run in the Works

A Streetcar Named Desire Cancels Broadway Extension; West End Run in the Works

The current Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams’ classic A Streetcar Named Desire will end its run at the Broadhurst Theater on July 22 as originally planned. Streetcar, which stars Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker, Daphne Rubin-Vega and Wood Harris, opened on April 22 and had previously announced an extension through August 19. A West End run for the show is ...

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A Streetcar Named Desire, Starring Nicole Ari Parker and Blair Underwood, Extends on Broadway

A Streetcar Named Desire, Starring Nicole Ari Parker and Blair Underwood, Extends on Broadway

The current Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams’ classic A Streetcar Named Desire will extend its run at the Broadhurst Theater by three weeks. The show, which stars Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker, Daphne Rubin-Vega and Wood Harris, opened April 22 and was originally scheduled to end on July 22. The Emily Mann-directed revival will now run through August 19. 

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Squigs Hops Aboard A Streetcar Named Desire for a Fiery Cast Portrait

Squigs Hops Aboard A Streetcar Named Desire for a Fiery Cast Portrait

Tennessee Williams’ classic drama A Streetcar Named Desire is getting a riveting Broadway revival starring Blair Underwood as Stanley, Nicole Ari Parker as Blanche, Daphne Rubin-Vega as Stella and Wood Harris as Mitch. Broadway.com resident artist Justin ‘Squigs’ Robertson headed to Elysian Fields to take in Emily Mann’s production and pen a portrait of the four headliners in ...

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Streetcar Star Blair Underwood Reveals His White Castle Addiction on The Wendy Williams Show

Streetcar Star Blair Underwood Reveals His White Castle Addiction on The Wendy Williams Show

Blair Underwood is currently taking audiences on a ride in the New Orleans-set production A Streetcar Named Desire. On a recent trip to The Wendy Williams Show, the actor opened up about the added pressure of recreating a classic for his Broadway debut. “Yeah, you know it’s Marlon Brando. He’s one of the greatest actors of all time ...

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